Minnesota Licensing Overview for a Hairdresser

Licensing for a hairdresser in Minnesota is controlled by the Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners.

General Guidelines for a Hairdresser in Minnesota

Specific requirements to perform hairdresser services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Anyone holding a cosmetology license

General requirements for a hairdresser license?

30 Hours including sanitation course and approved training

What’s the state licensing site for a hairdresser?

Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners

What are some training programs available for a hairdresser?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Renews every 3 years

What are fees associated with licensing?